Recent Blog Entries

  • Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of the Dubai Health Authority, today inaugurated the 18th edition of the UAE International Dental Conference and Arab Dental Exhibition (AEEDC Dubai) at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Cen...
  • A young woman who ended up partially paralysed after an operation to fix her underbite is seeking legal aid to sue the dentist and hospital for compensation. Gwenic Ma Ka-man, 24, said she had to undergo therapy to regain movement on the right side of her body after she suffered a stroke suspected ...
  • College fests are meant for students to enjoy, but for the students of Government Dental College, it was more of a relaxation time than anything else. Says Purabi Edbor, the general secretary of the student council, "We desperately needed a break from our tough study hours. So, it was heartenin...
  • The Dental Council of India is in the eye of a storm yet again. A Central Bureau of Investigation report states that a member of the DCI colluded with a former principal of a Tamil Nadu college to derecognise it. The CBI report raises questions on the role of current DCI member Dr Joseph Isaac sayin...
  • International dental conference, exhibition opens in Dubai

    Posted Tue at 7:45 PM by Dental Jugaad

    Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of the Dubai Health Authority, today inaugurated the 18th edition of the UAE International Dental Conference and Arab Dental Exhibition (AEEDC Dubai) at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Cen...

  • Woman, 24, to sue dentist after 'operation leaves her paralysed

    Posted Tue at 7:42 PM by Dental Jugaad

    A young woman who ended up partially paralysed after an operation to fix her underbite is seeking legal aid to sue the dentist and hospital for compensation. Gwenic Ma Ka-man, 24, said she had to undergo therapy to regain movement on the right side of her body after she suffered a stroke suspected ...

  • Government Dental College Nagpur's fest Enthusia was all about

    Posted April 18 by Dental Jugaad

    College fests are meant for students to enjoy, but for the students of Government Dental College, it was more of a relaxation time than anything else. Says Purabi Edbor, the general secretary of the student council, "We desperately needed a break from our tough study hours. So, it was heartenin...

  • CBI nails Dental Council member in a conspiracy against a TN co

    Posted April 18 by Dental Jugaad

    The Dental Council of India is in the eye of a storm yet again. A Central Bureau of Investigation report states that a member of the DCI colluded with a former principal of a Tamil Nadu college to derecognise it. The CBI report raises questions on the role of current DCI member Dr Joseph Isaac sayin...

  • Himachal Dental College admissions to MDS invited

    Posted April 17 by Dental Jugaad

    The Association of private, unaided dental colleges, Himachal Pradesh invites applications for admissions to Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) for session 2014. Eligible candidates can apply latest by April 19. The exam for the same is scheduled to be held on April 27. The MDS course is offe...

  • Dentists Cannot Move Their Practices to the Next Level

    Posted April 17 by Dental Jugaad

    One of the top areas of stress for dental practice owners is “feeling like they cannot get to the next level” according to a study conducted by management consulting firm Sterling (www.SterlingDentist.com). The recently-concluded study was based on a series of online surveys of dentists ...

  • Dentist Charged With Defrauding Healthcare Provider Of More Tha

    Posted April 17 by Dental Jugaad

    A Northern California dentist has been indicted for allegedly orchestrating a complicated scheme through which he defrauded a health care plan of more than $1 million for unnecessary dental work. United States Attorney Benjamin Wagner announced in a statement Thursday that a federal grand jury had ...

  • Dental colleges must set up websites

    Posted April 16 by Dental Jugaad

    With large-scale malpractice reported from dental colleges, the Dental Council of India has issued a stern warning to the colleges, asking them to set up websites or face action. Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) registrar (evaluation) Dr S Sachidanand said, "We have also sent remin...

  • Dr. Kanani, Top General Dentist in Woodland Hills, Unveils Seve

    Posted April 15 by Dental Jugaad

    Dr. Kanani DDS., has unveiled several sleep dentistry procedures that will help patients who have a phobia, special needs or who suffer from anxiety get through a dental session. According to Dr. Kanani, it is not uncommon for him to see dozens of patients a month who suffer from a genuine fear of ...

  • Dental nurse ‘poisoned her boss’s coffee with mercury filling’

    Posted April 12 by Dental Jugaad

    Ravinder Kaur, 35, allegedly spiked the drink with metal used to make fillings in an act of ‘spite and revenge’. Practice manager Laura Knowles was left ‘white as a ghost’ and had to be taken to hospital with stomach cramps after consuming the drink. The court was told that...